Photo Flash: First Look at Porchlight Music Theatre's Chicago Premiere of FAR FROM HEAVEN Photo Flash: First Look at Porchlight Music Theatre's Chicago Premiere of FAR FROM HEAVEN
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2016

Porchlight presents the critically acclaimed new musical based on the 2002 film hit starring Julianne Moore. In 1957 suburban Connecticut, Cathy Whitaker seems to be the picture-perfect wife and mothe... (more...)
About Face Theatre's WONKA BALL: DRAGSTRIP Set for 4/15 About Face Theatre's WONKA BALL: DRAGSTRIP Set for 4/15
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2016

Start your engines! About Face Theatre invites guests to put the pedal to the metal for a racy evening of wigs and wheels at WONKA BALL: DRAGSTRIP. The company's annual gala will take place Friday, Ap... (more...)
Chicago Museum Presents Special DOWNTON ABBEY Exhibition Chicago Museum Presents Special DOWNTON ABBEY Exhibition
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2016

Celebrate the sixth and final season of the beloved period drama DOWNTON ABBEY, at Chicago's Own American Palace, The Richard H. Driehaus Museum.... (more...)
DCASE's 'OnEdge' Live Performance Series Begins Next Week DCASE's 'OnEdge' Live Performance Series Begins Next Week
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2016

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) presents the third annual OnEdge, the experimental live performance series, February 19 - March 4, 2016.  The FREE admission series will f... (more...)
PFP Sets GREAT GAY PLAY AND MUSICAL Contest Semi-Finalists PFP Sets GREAT GAY PLAY AND MUSICAL Contest Semi-Finalists
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2016

?A slate of 11 vibrant and kinetic new LGBTQ+ plays and musicals have emerged as Semi-Finalists in Pride Films and Plays' 2016 Great Gay Play and Musical Contest. They come from writers across the Uni... (more...)
Jackie Chan's Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe Makes Midwest Debut at Chicago's Chinese New Year Jackie Chan's Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe Makes Midwest Debut at Chicago's Chinese New Year
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2016

The Midwest debut of Jackie Chan's Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe will be the centerpiece of Chicago's citywide 2016 Chinese New Year Celebration tonight, February 9 at 7:30pm at Logan Center for the Arts, 9... (more...)
Sideshow Theatre's MAI DANG LAO to Premiere This Spring at Victory Gardens Theater Sideshow Theatre's MAI DANG LAO to Premiere This Spring at Victory Gardens Theater
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

Following its hit production of No More Sad Things, Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to continue its 2015/16 Season with the world premiere of David Jacobi's chilling new drama MAI DANG LAO, direct... (more...)
Dominican University to Screen ETHEL'S DOCUMERICA Later This Month Dominican University to Screen ETHEL'S DOCUMERICA Later This Month
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

Dominican University's Performing Arts Center presents ETHEL's Documerica on Saturday, February 20th at 7:30 p.m. in the Lund Auditorium.... (more...)
Jeff Talbott's HOW TO BUILD A CITY Set for Route 66 Theatre's Next 'Driver's Seat' Reading Jeff Talbott's HOW TO BUILD A CITY Set for Route 66 Theatre's Next 'Driver's Seat' Reading
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

Join Route 66 Theatre Company on February 22 at 7:30 pm at Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro for HOW TO BUILD A CITY by Jeff Talbott, directed by Henry Godinez and featuring Justin Brill, Jennifer Coo... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at The Hypocrites' THE GLASS MENAGERIE Photo Flash: First Look at The Hypocrites' THE GLASS MENAGERIE
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

This winter, Hans Fleischmann re-imagines his groundbreaking conception of Tennessee Williams' classic drama in a new The Hypocrites production of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, playing now through March 6, 201... (more...)
A Red Orchid Theatre Extends THE MUTILATED A Red Orchid Theatre Extends THE MUTILATED
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

?Due to popular demand, A Red Orchid Theatre has extended its critically-acclaimed production of Tennessee Williams' The Mutilated, directed by Ensemble Member Dado. The Mutilated will now run through... (more...)
DirectorsLabChicago to Host Directors Town Hall, 2/22 DirectorsLabChicago to Host Directors Town Hall, 2/22
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

 DirectorsLabChicago is pleased to announce a Directors Town Hall, co-hosted in conjunction with Victory Gardens Theater, on Monday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. The moderated conversation will focus on t... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet to Host 'Winning Works', 3/5-6 Joffrey Ballet to Host 'Winning Works', 3/5-6
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago present four World Premieres in the sixth annual "Winning Works" program, the culminatio... (more...)
Steep Theatre Extends POSH Through 3/12 Steep Theatre Extends POSH Through 3/12
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

?Steep Theatre's critically acclaimed production of Laura Wade's Posh has been playing to enthusiastic sold-out houses since its opening in January. In response to enormous ticket demand, Posh has bee... (more...)
Elgin Symphony Orchestra to Host A RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATION Elgin Symphony Orchestra to Host A RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATION
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

Broadway Pops International (BPI) presents A RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATION with the Elgin Symphony Orchestra and conductor Stephen Squires.... (more...)
International Voices Projects Returning to Victory Gardens for 7th Season International Voices Projects Returning to Victory Gardens for 7th Season
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

International Voices Project (IVP) is proud to present the seventh season of play readings by playwrights from around the world. The series is presented in collaboration with consulates and cultural i... (more...)
The Comrades Set Cast, Creative Team for for Chicago Premiere of MARY-KATE OLSEN IS IN LOVE The Comrades Set Cast, Creative Team for for Chicago Premiere of MARY-KATE OLSEN IS IN LOVE
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

?THE COMRADES are pleased to announce the full cast and creative team of the Chicago premiere of MARY-KATE OLSEN IS IN LOVE by Mallery Avidon, opening Sunday March 13 at 7:30pm, at The Apollo Studio T... (more...)
Apollo Chorus of Chicago to Perform Mendelssohn's ELIJAH Apollo Chorus of Chicago to Perform Mendelssohn's ELIJAH
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

The iconic Apollo Chorus, Chicago's oldest musical organization and premier volunteer chorus, announces its 2015-2016 season, celebrating the power of live musical performance through choral masterwor... (more...)
Jeff Awards Announces Eligibility Ruling of Rolling Premiers Jeff Awards Announces Eligibility Ruling of Rolling Premiers
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2016

The Joseph Jefferson Award Committee (Jeff Awards) announces that certain New Works participating in the National New Play Network Rolling Premier Program (www.NNPN.org) will be eligible for Jeff Awar... (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 7 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 7
by Audition Roundup on February 07, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 7, 2016 for productions in your area and around the country. ... (more...)
   

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